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Address: 12 King Street, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 1G2, Canada
Phone Number: (506) 652-9787
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Handworks is the oldest and largest independent art gallery in Saint John....

Handworks is the oldest and largest independent art gallery in Saint John. Focus is on the best of Atlantic Canada fine art and craft. the largest selection of local artisanal jewelry, potty, sculpture and paintings. Artist ownedband run this award winning gallery is not to be missed.

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This shop has works from a variety of local artists. It's a good place to shop for those who are hard to buy for and support our local artists.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 5, 2015
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Saint John, Canada
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Saint John, Canada
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112 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

This shop has works from a variety of local artists. It's a good place to shop for those who are hard to buy for and support our local artists.

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Thank Susan7
Saint John, Canada
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

I have been in several times, and purchased a few pieces of pottery and unique jewellery. They always have great pieces and it's quite fun to go in and have a peek, even if you don't plan on buying.

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1 Thank KBefs1988
Indianapolis, Indiana
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

We didn't find a thing we liked and could take home with us. Lots of breakable and fragile items more so than paintings.

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Thank Miranda L
Saint John, Canada
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46 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

This is a great showcase for local artists! Everything from high quality pottery, paintings, sculptures, jewellery and more! Always something new and interesting. A must see on your trip to Saint John.

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Thank kkillamb
Saint John, Canada
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

On King Street in uptown SJ; superb variety of arts & crafts & jewellery by local artists with prices suitable for all budgets. My go to place for a special present.

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Thank Grodo
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, USA
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75 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Best gallery we visited on entire week in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. Superb selection of local crafts at all price points.

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1 Thank Wayne M
Bahrain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This is a little gem of an art boutique featuring pottery, jewellery, painting, wooden bowls and lots of other arty items for sale. I am still thinking about the earrings that I wished I had bought but did't. Lovely to support the local artists!

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Thank travelcricket2015
Saint John, Canada
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63 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Recently visited here for a photography exhibit. I was surprised by the number of local artists represented. They also carry a great magazine called "Created Here" which has fantastic personal interviews with well known and not so well known local artists. Highly recommend if you are looking for a unique gift or nice pottery.

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Thank Linda N
Saint John, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

A lovely and original modern art vendor. Things I have never seen before. Wood bowls, metal sculptures and more. Very close to the cruise ship terminal, at the base of King street (the local main street) Must see if you are in town and like beautiful things.

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Thank robertweatherby
Toronto
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409 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This is really a store not a gallery. Still, we found a lot of interesting local and Canadian crafts, and were impressed.

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